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Dr. Gary Hylander: Anne Hutchinson

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 7:00 pm – THIS PROGRAM IS FULL

AnneHutchinsonPopular historian Dr. Gary Hylander will provide another fascinating glimpse into our nation’s history through the eyes of Anne Hutchinson. In her time, Anne was branded “a verye dangerous woman” and an “instrument of the devil” for daring to hold religious meetings in her home and question the biblical authority of the sermons of local ministers. Learn about Anne’s life as an outspoken Puritan in the Massachusetts Bay Colony in the 1630s, and what happened after she was banished from Boston.

Registration is required. Please sign up at the Reference or Information Desk or call 781-769-0200 x110 or 222. This program is funded by the Friends of the Library.

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Norwood Day Buttons @ the Library

Available now through 10:00 am Saturday September 13th 2014

norwood dayNorwood Day buttons are available at the Morrill Memorial Library for $3, advance sales only.

Get ready for Norwood Day festivities and purchase your button today!  Ask for buttons at the Circulation Desk.

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Children’s Room Program Sign Up

RobotreadingSign up for our August programs start Monday, July 21st.  Come to the Children’s Desk, call 781-769-0200 ext 225 or email norchild@minlib.net.

Lucy the READ Dog-Aug 6th at 3pm Beginner readers & up

Dance with Andy the Armadillo-Aug 12th at 11am  All ages

Bingo-Aug 14th at 7:00pm  Ages 5 & up

Famous Scientists Magic Show-Aug 21st at 10:30am  Ages 4 & up

Storytime with author, Joe Hart.  He will be reading his new book, Hicklebug Goes to School.  Aug 26th at 10:00am

See our full brochure on the Summer Reading link under the Kids and Teens tab.

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Essay Contest Reception

Monday, September 8th from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Just a reminder that the reception for the essay contest winners will be held on Monday, September 8th from 7:00 pm-9:00 pm. Please feel free to join us and to listen to the winning essays about future libraries being read by the authors.

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